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The Frank Furness work you’ll never see in Center City

From the beautiful Broad Street Station to the original Rodef Shalom Synagogue.

Renderings released for modular building at site of demolished church

The renderings for Next LVL show what the residential building may look like.

Remainder of Frankford Chocolate Factory to be demolished

Developer Ori Feibush said he has tried to save parts of the factory

In South Philly, Vietnamese shopping plaza will become 44-unit housing development

The project calls for single and multi-family homes

7-story apartment building planned for site of semi-demolished West Philly church

The church was built in the 1880s

Frank Furness-designed South Philly church on track for demolition

It was built in 1874 and added to the register of historic places

Next up in Washington Avenue’s growth: a plan for apartments, townhomes

The new project is planned next to the Chocolate Factory development

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Mapping the development boom along the Schuylkill River

There have been a lot of changes in the past few years

Historical Commission approves demolishing Chocolate Factory smokestack

Homes, a restaurant, and a grocery store are planned for the space.

Demolition permits issued for site of proposed Fishtown hotel

The site at 1224 Frankford Avenue could be turned into a boutique hotel.

Six homes may go up at former historic Christian Street church site

The historic church was torn down in July before it changed hands.

Affordable housing project breaks ground at former Norris homes

The third phase of the $30 million project near Temple brings affordable rental homes to North Central Philly.

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Demolition starts on Christian Street Baptist Church

The decision to tear down the church has been the focus of a lot of controversy over the last year.

Building near Frankford Chocolate Factory eyed for development

For retail and homes

Historic Callowhill auto building will be demolished

Once part of "Automobile Row"

Neighbors oppose plan to build residences at site of 19th-century church

The church will be razed to make way for the homes

Neighbors Rally to Save Louis Kahn House from Demo

Once at risk of demolition, the award-winning Morton Weiss House designed by Louis Kahn is still intact after neighbors rallied against a proposed senior housing development on the site.

Watch These Epic Videos of the Blumberg Implosion

The Norman Blumberg Towers in Sharswood were imploded this weekend to make way for a new Philadelphia Housing Authority development. Videos captured on social media of the implosion do not disappoint.

Implosion Planned for Blumberg Building

Two of the three high-rise public housing towers will be demolished to make way for new rental units and houses as part of the Philadelphia Housing Authority's revitalization plan for Sharswood.

Is It Demo Time for This Louis Kahn House?

The future of the Kahn-designed Morton Weiss House is in limbo as a developer has proposed to build senior rental housing on the property.

Neighbors Beg for Demo of 'Nightmare on 2nd and Monroe'

Demolition On the Way at Future Scarduzio Restaurant?

Here Are The Unsafe Buildings Demolished By The City

Inga Saffron Says